Universitas Mercu Buana

country rank  31
world rank  2018

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University Overview

Established in 1985, Universitas Mercu Buana (Mercu Buana University) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the metropolis of Jakarta (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants), Jakarta SCR. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Kementerian Riset, Teknologi, dan Pendidikan Tinggi (Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher Education of the Republic of Indonesia), Universitas Mercu Buana is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universitas Mercu Buana offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 33 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 20-30% making this Indonesian higher education organization a very selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name Mercu Buana University
Founded 1985
Motto Excellence, Quality and Helpful
Colours Blue

University Location

Address Jalan Raya Meruya Selatan, Kemban Gan, Kebun Jeruk
Jakarta (population range: over 5,000,000)
11650 Jakarta SCR
T +62 (21) 584 0816
F +62 (21) 584 0813

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 Euro)
Int'l student 5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Admission Rate 20-30%
Admission Office Jalan Raya Meruya Selatan
Jakarta Barat 11650

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 2,000-2,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 900-999
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

Kementerian Riset, Teknologi, dan Pendidikan Tinggi

Year of first Accreditation


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Badan Akreditasi Nasional Perguruan Tinggi (BAN-PT) A Ranking

Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure


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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Thursday, 7 March 2019